Once the dolphin is carved, woodburning and painting techniques are explored in detail to add life to the work. Helpful hints for mounting the finished work are included as well. Patterns for three dolphins and two whales are provided as well as a color gallery showing a variety of dolphins and whales in groupings which are sure to inspire.
Learn to carve Dolphins & Whales with Dale Power. Let Dale guide you through these carvings with all of the techniques necessary for capturing the beauty and power of whales and dolphins from just a block of wood. With a combination of power tools, Dale takes the carver through each basic step of the process to create a dolphin from basswood.